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Applying to TSU

Admission Scoreboard
Acceptance Rate 63.05%
Yield 19.45%
SAT Score 910
ACT Score 17
Applicants 10,554

Applying To TSU

For the academic year 2021-22, the acceptance rate is 63.05% at Texas Southern University where a total of 10,554 students applied and 6,654 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 910 and the average ACT score is 17. It requires three items and recommends 4 articles to submit to their applicants.
The following table describes the general admission information for applying to TSU.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$42
Graduate Application Fees$75
Admission Informationwww.tsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admission.html
Online Applicationwww.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX
Acceptance Rate63.05%
Average Test Scores910 SAT / 17 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2021-2022, the acceptance rate is 63.05% where a total of 10,554 students (3,748 men and 6,806 women) have applied to TSU and 6,654 (2,215 men and 4,439 women) students have been admitted to the school.
Among them, 445 male and 849 female students have enrolled into TSU and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 19.45%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at TSU
TotalMenWomen
Applicants10,5543,7486,806
Admitted6,6542,2154,439
Enrolled1,294445849
Acceptance Rate 63.05% 59.10% 65.22%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 19.45% 20.09% 19.13%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At TSU, 551 applicants (43% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 180 applicants (14%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees.
The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 910 and the average ACT score is 17 at TSU. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,000 and 25th percentile score is 820. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 55 and the 25th percentile score is 43. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at TSU.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at TSU
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing420510
SAT Math400490
ACT Composite1519
ACT Math1517
ACT English1319
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Texas Southern University requires 3 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Rank, TOEFL) and recommends 4 articles (High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 1 item(s) (Admission Test Scores) are considered but not required to submit.
Application Requirements for TSU
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Texas Southern University is Semester. Texas Southern University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Texas Southern University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training